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San Diego, California, USA
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing romantic get away @ El Cordova. The room (suite 86) was palatial! So beautiful and with a great balcony with a sunset view. Even a full kitchen with a refrigerator, oven & cook top. Can't say enough good things about the staff, they're super friendly & accommodating. They guided us to all the best restaurants and...

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Andrei, Thank you for your review! We are so glad to hear about your enjoyable stay with us here at El Cordova Hotel. We really appreciate your kind words, and your feedback means a lot to us. Our staff, Erin and Hanna included, take great pride in the quality of service provided to our guests, and we will be...

Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Hannah at the front desk is so accommodating and helpful. We were going to check on our car around midnight and saw her at the front desk. We wanted to see the large suite to maybe upgrade the next day, and she gave us a nice tour and told us about the historic hacienda. Would always recommend he El Cordova...

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Maggie, Thank you for your generous review! We are so glad to hear about your pleasant stay with us here at El Cordova Hotel. Our staff, Hannah included, work hard to make sure our guests receive great service, as you experienced. Your recommendation of our location means a lot to us, and we consider that the greatest compliment we...

Wisconsin
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We had a great experience here! We were upgraded upon our arrival to a suite at no extra charge. The ladies at the front desk were very helpful with describing the free parking during December. The hotel has a great location, you can walk everywhere. We were also give a coupon for an appetizer at one of the local restaurants....

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your sterling review! We are glad to hear you had a pleasant stay with us here at El Cordova. Our staff takes great care in making sure our guests feel well taken care of, as you experienced. We’ll be sure to pass your kind words to them, they appreciate they recognition. The area around our hotel is...

San Diego, California, United States
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed over the weekend; enjoyed the ambience and charm. Nice quiet room with warm Spanish decor. Such a pleasant departure from the zoo across the street at the 'big hotel'. We will definitely be back!

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Steve, Thank you very much for your 5 Star review of the El Cordova Hotel! We take pride in providing our guests with a wonderful hotel experience, and your kind words about our "ambiance and charm" makes us very happy! That you plan on returning to us makes our day!

Reviewed 5 December 2016

We love staying at the El Cordova Hotel. It's right in the middle (latterly) of all the buzz of Coronado. It's always an memorable experience. The windows are pretty sound proof which is great for sleeping. Rooms are clean and the service is excellent.

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Dear Kathy, Thank you for your sterling review! We are happy to hear you had a pleasant stay with us here at El Cordova Hotel. We are glad you got a chance to experience the excitement of the surrounding area, there’s always something to do! Our window sound insulation was a top priority during construction, as we wanted to make...

Glendale, Arizona
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This Hotel is Virtually across the street from the Del and is a beautiful, fun Property in its own right. The Staff was so helpful and though my room was rathet small they do have Larger rooms available but at higher prices of course. Look, the standard room is rather small but it is about the cleanest room you will...

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Monty, Thank you very much for your excellent review and recommendation of the El Cordova Hotel! We are pleased that you enjoyed our prime location in the heart of beautiful Coronado Island as well as the unique charm of the hotel. We take pride in providing our guests a wonderful hotel experience and your kind words about our great...

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I can only speak about the room that we stayed in, of course, but I didn't love it. The front desk clerk was friendly and helpful and allowed us to check in a little early, which was nice. The location is great, as it sits among numerous bars and restaurants, and directly across the street from the Hotel Del. The...

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to write your review. Thanks for recognizing our ideal location in the heart of beautful Coronado, and thanks for the shout-out for our dedicated team. We are always looking for ways to improve our hotel, and feedback from our guests is one of the best tools to help us learn how to improve. We...

Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 29 November 2016

El Cordova Hotel is like being in a magical Spainish village. Beautiful, warm, inviting. Shops on lower level within courtyard. Two great, popular restaurants are within the hotel. Friendly professional staff. We had the least expensive room, which, while good value, was small. Have no doubt that larger rooms are nicer. Parking is an issue. There is on-street parking and...

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Steven M, Manager at El Cordova Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jim, Many thanks from the El Cordova Hotel in the heart of beautiful Coronado Island, for your review and kind words! We truly appreciate your recognition of our ideal location and most of all our dedicated team! We will pass your kind words on to them. That you will recommend and return to us makes our day!

Chula Vista, California
Reviewed 29 November 2016

My wife and I recently stayed for the weekend and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. A very historical and charming hotel built in the early 1900s in a romantic Spanish style. Many of the rooms are suites with separate dining rooms, living rooms and full kitchens. A very good Mexican restaurant takes up part of the ground floor and courtyard.

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Dear Jon, All of us at the El Cordova Hotel are happy that you had a stay worth coming back to! Thanks for making mention of the unique style of our property in the heart of Coronado; and a short walk from so many things to see and do. We are glad you enjoyed it. We hope to see you...

Lakewood
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I would recommend this hotel to anyone who wants to stay close to the beach and restaurants in Coronado. My husband and I did enjoy our stay since it was so easy to explore the city. The only recommendation I would have is to not stay here if you plan on staying in the room for most of your stay....

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Thank you for your review! As you mentioned our location is terrific and we are glad you were able to take advantage of the close-by restaurants and world famous Coronado Beach! Thanks for mentioning it! We also appreciate your comments regarding noise from the restaurant as this helps us to know what is important to guests and how we can...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rich in history, natural beauty and a charming Spanish hacienda style. El Cordova Hotel stands in the heart of the Village of Coronado Island, one block from the best beach in San Diego. Shopping, restaurants, theatre and recreational activities are within walking distance and the Hotel has four restaurants and twelve boutique shops on site. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Cordova Hotel

Address: 1351 Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA 92118
Region: United States > California > Coronado
Price Range: RM829 - RM1,858 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Cordova Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 43
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Also Known As:
El Cordova Coronado
Hotel El Cordova
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Coronado
#6 Family Hotel in Coronado
#7 Business Hotel in Coronado
#10 Romantic Hotel in Coronado
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Ask for a quiet room”
 of 5 bubbles 419kajh, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The rooms are vastly different in size. Inquire first before selecting.”
 of 5 bubbles jannycamUtah, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“King suite has steep outdoor stairs, might be a problem for older visitors”
 of 5 bubbles Edviga, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Don't accept room facing the alley. Continuous traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles suzys2017, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms not on Orange Ave. would be quieter. We heard street noise and restaurant patrons until 10:30pm on weekends”
 of 5 bubbles clevelandg2015, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
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